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'Warrants etc: November 1701, 1-15', Calendar of Treasury Books, Volume 16: 1700-1701 (1938), pp. 381-394. URL: http://www.british-history.ac.uk/report.aspx?compid=83322 Date accessed: 25 October 2014.


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November 1701, 1-15

November 1/12.Royal warrant dated "at our Court at the Hague" to the Attorney or Solicitor General for a great seal for a grant to Hopton Haines gent. of the office or place of Weigher and Teller of the Mint loco Thomas Fitch lately deceased. King's Warrant Book XXI, p. 121.
Nov. 1.William Lowndes to the Auditors of Imprests for a certificate what accounts lie before you undispatched. (The like letter to the Auditor of the Duchy of Cornwall and to Auditors Shales, Parsons, Mr. Hewett, Mr. Chetwynd) Out Letters (General) XVI, p. 470.
Same to Mr. Burton for a state of the application of the 800l. per week to the Cofferer for emptions and what is owing in his Office at this time for emptions, travelling charges and extraordinaries abroad. Ibid.
Same to Lord Edward Russell [Treasurer of the Chamber] for a certificate of the debt in your Office for travelling charges, stationery ware and all other demands upon warrants or bills signed by the Privy Council, Lord Chamberlain or Secretaries of State and not included in the Establishment of your Office. Ibid.
Same to the Wine Licence Commissioners to forthwith state their accounts and pay in the moneys in their hands. (Letter repeated on the 4th November.) Ibid., p. 471.
Same to Mr. Lilly to hasten the payment of Post Office moneys into the Receipt by Xmas eve. Ibid.
Nov. 4.Money warrant for 25l. 8s. 9d. to Thomas Newton, Woodward of Whittlewood and Salcey Forests, for the surplusage on his account for the year ended 1701 Sept. 29. (Money order dated Nov. 6 hereon.) Money Book XV, p. 500. Order Book V, p. 317.
Treasury warrant to the Receipt to issue 7319l. 3s. 2¾d. to the Bank of England being the deficit remaining on their unsatisfied order for 100,000l. due to said Bank for the year ended 1701 June 2 as by their Act of 5 & 6 Wm. & Mary c. 20: to be hereby satisfied out of arrears of Low Wines and Spirits as by the Act of 7 & 8 Wm. III, c. 30. Money Book XV, p. 500.
Money warrant for 62l. 7s. 0d. to Francis Armitage gent. for office fees in passing the Commission for Administration of the Government in the King's absence this year. (Money order dated Nov. 8 hereon.) Ibid., p. 501. Order Book V, p. 318.
Same for 1652l. 1s. 0¾d. to Thomas, Earl of Pembroke and Montgomery, President of the Privy Council, for one year and 37 days 1699 May 18 to 1700 June 24 on his 1000l. per an. in lieu of diet and 500l. per an. as royal bounty. (Money order dated Nov. 7 hereon.) Money Book XV, p. 502. Order Book V, p. 318.
Same for 30l. to Robert Stephens, for half a year to 1699 June 24 as Messenger appointed to look after the Printing Press. (Money order dated Nov. 8 hereon.) Money Book XV, p. 502. Order Book V, p. 321.
Same for 120l. to Benjamin Bennett for half a year to 1701 Sept. 24 as Lieut. Governor &c. of the Bermudas. (Money order dated Nov. 18 hereon.) Money Book XV, p. 502. Order Book V, p. 324.
Nov. 4.Same for 100l. to Thomas Pulleyn for half a year to 1699 June 24 as Master of the Stud to the King. Money Book XV, p. 503.
Same for 66l. 1s. 8d. to Horatio Moor for same time as Master of his Majesty's Tennis Courts. Ibid., p. 506.
Same for 62l. 10s. 0d. each to Sir John Nicholas, Edward Southwell, John Povey and William Blathwaite, for 1700 Lady day as clerks of the Privy Council. Ibid., p. 507. Disposition Book XVI, p. 6.
Same for 40l. to Charles Whitaker for one year to 1700 June 24 on his fee as Foreign apposer. Money Book XV, p. 511. Disposition Book XVI, p. 7.
Same for 4l. and 26l. 13s. 4d. to Charles Batteley for one year to 1699 June 24 on his fee and allowance as second Secondary in the Treasurer's Remembrancer's Office. (Money order dated Nov. 18 for said 26l. 13s. 4d.)
5l. to John Taylour for same as First Secondary in said Office. Money Book XV, p. 513. Order Book V, p. 324. Disposition Book XVI, p. 7.
Same for 7l. 18s. 6d. to Leonard Wessell for the surplusage on his account as sheriff for Co. Surrey for the year ended 1700 Sept. 29. (Money order dated Dec. 13 hereon.) Money Book XV, p. 514. Order Book V, p. 333.
Same for 37l. 5s. 0d. to John Cocks for 1700 Dec. 5 to 1701 Sept. 29 on his 2s. 6d. a day as one of the Keepers of the Council Chamber. Money Book XV, p. 518.
Same for 15l. to John Warner for half a year to 1699 June 24 on his salary as Master of his Majesty's barges. Ibid., p. 526.
Same for 37l. 6s. 8d. to William Sherlock D.D. for one year to 1700 June 24 on his fee as Master of the Temple. Ibid.
Same for 10l. to Paul Joddrell for one year to 1699 June 24 on his fee as Clerk of the House of Commons. Ibid., p. 532.
Same for 18l. 5s. 0d. to Andrew Lawrence for 6 months to 1699 June 24 on his fee or salary of 2s. a day for the office of Surveyor of the Ways, from which office he is suspended. Ibid., p. 533.
Same for 9l. 2s. 6d. to Ann Whinnyard alias Incledon for one year to 1699 Xmas on her fee of 6d. a day as Keeper of his Majesty's Royal House at Westminster. Ibid., p. 534.
Same for 75l. to William, Duke of Devonshire for three quarters to 1699 June 24 on his salary as Chief Justice in Eyre Trent North. Ibid., 537.
Same for 18l. 5s. 0d. to Robert Ford for half a year to same time on his several fees as Keeper of the Gardens at Newmarket. Ibid.
Nov. 4.Money warrant for 25l. to Henry Harris, Chief Graver of his Majesty's Seals, for half a year to 1699 June 24 on his annuity. Money Book XV, p. 539.
Same for 3l. 6s. 8d. to the Vicar of the Tower for same time on a perpetuity. Ibid., p. 540.
Same for 70l. to the executors of John, Earl of Bath, 40l. thereof for same time on his salary as Housekeeper at St. James's and 30l. for same time for wages to the 2 underkeepers of St. James's Park. Ibid.
Same for 100l. to Edward Earl of Jersey, Keeper of Hyde Park, for same time for the underkeepers and gatekeepers of said park and for hay and beans for the deer. (Money order dated Dec. 12 hereon.) Ibid., p. 541. Order Book V, p. 328.
Same for 75l. to William Attwood for 1701 Sept. 29 quarter on his salary as Chief Justice of the Province of New York. (Money order dated Dec. 17 hereon.) Money Book XV, p. 541. Order Book V, p. 331.
Same for 250l. to James Gastigny for half a year to 1699 June 24 on his annuity. Money Book XV, p. 541.
Same for 12l. 3s. 4d. to L'Estrange Symes for one year to same date on his fee of 8d. a day as Comptroller of the Revels. Ibid., p. 541b.
Same for 10l. to Walter Wallinger and Thomas Cole for half a year to same date on their salaries as the two Secondaries in the Office of the Pipe. Ibid.
Same for 5l. to Charles Killigrew for same time on his annuity as Master of the Revels. Ibid., p. 543.
Same for 10l. to the Dean and Chapter of Lichfield for one year to 1700 Xmas on their perpetuity. Ibid., p. 545.
Same to the Vicars [Choral] of Lichfield Cathedral for same on their same. Ibid.
Same for 9l. 2s. 6d. to the executors of Richard Welbeck for three quarters to 1701 June 24 as late Stable Keeper at Reading. Ibid.
Same for 37l. 10s. 0d. to Samson Skelton Broughton for last Sept. 29 quarter on his salary as Attorney General for the Province of New York in America. (Money order dated Feb. 4 hereon.) Ibid., p. 548. Order Book V, p. 348.
Same for 40l. to the corporation of Clifton Dartmouth Hardness, for one year to 1699 Xmas on the perpetuity granted by Hy. VII. Money Book XVI, p. 4.
Same for 16l. 13s. 4d. to Emanuel College, Cambridge, for one year to 1700 Xmas on their perpetuity. Ibid., p. 5.
Nov. 4.Treasury warrant to the Excise Commissioners to repay the assessments in respect of the 3s. Aid as by the Act of last Sessions 12–13 Wm. III c. 10 on salaries of Excise officers of under 100l. per an. Money Book XV, p. 516.
William Lowndes to the Victualling Commissioners to apply 47239l. (out of the 60400l. remaining in the hands of the Victualling Cashier in tallies and orders on salt) to clearing the Course of the Victualling to the end of March last: the creditors to have principal and interest from 1700 Nov. 23 but no premium. The residue of said fund is to be applied to the debts of the Victualling incurred before 1st May 1697. Disposition Book XV, p. 330.
Letter of direction for 1682l. 5s. 7d. to the Earl of Ranelagh: out of arrears on Low Wines: to be paid by him to the Bank of England for an allowance of 2 stivers per £ sterling on 168228l. furnished by them for the service of the Forces in Flanders in the beginning of May 1695 before the commencement of their contract for remitting the public moneys as by the warrant signed by his Majesty dated 1697–8 March 23. (William Lowndes to said Earl to pay same accordingly to the Bank.) Ibid., pp. 330–1.
William Lowndes to the Board of Greencloth. Send my Lords copies of the contracts for the year 1701 for provisions for the Household. Out Letters (General) XVI, p. 471.
Same to the Agents for Taxes to direct all Receivers of Taxes to cut or deface all counterfeit or diminished silver money tendered to them according to the Act of 9 & 10 Wm. III [9 Wm. III c. 2]. Ibid.
Same to Mr. Chetwynd to hasten Mr. Morgan Whitley's accounts of taxes for North Wales. Ibid.
Same to Auditor Shales to hasten Sir Thomas Cuddon's accounts of taxes for London, Westminster and Middlesex, particularly of the Capitation Duties [8–9 Wm. III c. 6] and the last Poll [9 Wm. III c. 38]. Ibid.
Same to the Postmasters General. My Lords have considered your memorial relating to the Cross Post between Bristol and Chester and do direct that same be continued till Lady day next as a further trial. Ibid., p. 472.
Same to the Customs Commissioners to hasten all Customs moneys into the Exchequer and on Xmas eve to pay in all further Subsidy moneys. (The like letter to the Excise Commissioners.) Ibid.
Same to same to report on the enclosed letter [missing] of George Browne concerning the unjust proceedings of the Master attendant and others. Ibid.
Same to the Agents for Taxes enclosing the letter [of direction missing] for 1500l. to the executors of Mr. Williamson and 527l. 15s. 0d. to Nath. Molineux. Take care that same be applied to the discharge of the debts of the said Receivers. Ibid., p. 473.
Nov. 4.Treasury warrant to the Customs Commissioners to stay process against Michaell Pope of Bristol merchant, for his debt of 1825l. 11s. 10d. on Customs bonds; all on condition of his assigning to the King the Transport debentures for 1481l. 3s. 5d. for the hire of ships furnished by him for Transport services in the reducing of Ireland and of his paying the [balance] sum of 344l. 8s. 5d. to the Customs Cashier: all in consideration that Pope has been a sufferer by losses at sea to the value of 11,460l. (whereof 9190l. was by captures by the French) and also by a further misfortune on land by the burning of a sugar house to the value of 7000l. Out Letters (Customs) XIV, pp. 147–8.
Treasury reference to the Agents for Taxes of the petition of John Mason, late Receiver General for Co. Cambridge, praying allowance of his extraordinary charges in his receipt. Reference Book VII, p. 439.
Same to the Customs Commissioners of the petition of Nathaniell Long merchant concerning Spanish wines of the growth of Navarre of the province of St. Sebastian imported by him and sworn to by several Spaniards to be all Spanish, but now condemned and he must pay two thirds the appraised value but he has made up his accounts with his principal and sent him the balance in woollen manufactures on return of the said ship: therefore praying a noli prosequi. Ibid.
Same to the Master Worker &c. of the Mint of the petition of Daniell Brand praying to be continued in his late father's place of Carpenter of the Mint. Ibid.
Same to the Attorney [sic for Surveyor] General of the petition of John Catchlove for a lease of a small piece of ground at Ivy Bridge near the Strand which is at present a great nuisance. Ibid., p. 440.
Same to Auditor Bridges of Col. Samuell Venner's account as Governor of Hospitals in Ireland: (charge 3420l. 17s. 11d. discharge 3908l. 10s. 5d.). Ibid.
Same to the Agents for Taxes of the petition of Richard Cobb and Thomas Cobb, late Receivers General for Co. Southampton, praying time for clearing their accounts, and allowance for the 4–500,000l. paid by them into the Exchequer in 11 years. Ibid., p. 446.
Treasury warrant to the King's Remembrancer to stay process ad computandum against Philip Papillon late Cashier to the Commissioners for Victualling. Warrants not Relating to Money XVII, p. 136.
Same to same for schedules of all supers and ipsums charged and existing on all accounts of Aids or taxes since the King's accession. Ibid., p. 138.
William Lowndes to the Lord Lieutenant of Ireland to report on the enclosed petition [missing] of Mayor Walter Delamar for payment of the arrears on his pension of 150l. per an. granted by Charles II. Out Letters (Ireland) VIII, p. 173.
Nov. 5.Money warrant for 20l. 6s. 8d. to Edward Northey Esq. for last Sept. 29 quarter's fee as Attorney General.
35l. to Sir John Hawles for half a year to same date as Solicitor General. Money Book XV, pp. 503, 504.
Same for 208l. 8s. 8d. to the officers of the Works, detailed, for half a year's salaries to 1699 June 24. Ibid., p. 505.
Same for 80l. to the executors of Sir Joseph Williamson for half a year to same date on his fee as late Keeper of the Paper Office. Ibid.
Same for 25l. to Robert Wintour, the King's Clerk in the Crown Office, for same time on his salary. (Money order dated Dec. 17 hereon.) Ibid., p. 505. Order Book V, p. 329.
Same for 72l. to George, Duke of Northumberland for 1701 May 8 to Sept. 29 on his 10s. a day as Governor and Captain of Windsor Castle. Money Book XV, p. 506.
Same for 33l. 6s. 8d. to Henry D'Nassau, Seigneur d'Auverquer for half a year to 1699 June 24 on his fee of 100 marks as Master of the Horse. Ibid.
Same for 97l. 8s. 4d. to Sir Lambert Blackwell for same time on his fee of 20 marks per an. and allowance of 10s. a day as Knight Harbinger to his Majesty. Ibid., p. 508. Disposition Book XVI, p. 5.
Same for 100l. to William Earl of Portland for same time on his salary as Superintendent of his Majesty's Gardens. Money Book, XV, p. 508. Disposition Book XVI, p. 6.
Same for 25l. to the Mayor and Churchwardens of New Windsor for half a year on their annuity in lieu of lands enclosed [in Windsor Little Park]. (Money order dated Nov. 19 hereon.) Money Book XV, p. 508. Order Book V, p. 327. Disposition Book XV, p. 7.
Same for 26l. 13s. 4d. to William Jones for same to 1699 June 24 on his several fees as Apothecary of the Household. Money Book XV, p. 511. Disposition Book XVI, p. 7.
Same for 57l. 10s. 0d. to James Chase for same time as Apothecary in ordinary to the King's person. Ibid., p. 512. Disposition Book XVI, p. 7.
Same for 41l. 13s. 4d. to Thomas, Lord Wharton for 1699 June 24 quarter on his 100l. and 100 marks per an. as Warden Chief Justice and Justice in Eyre Trent South. Money Book XV, p. 513. Disposition Book XVI, p. 6.
Same for 100l. to Parry Walton for half a year to 1699 June 24 for mending and repairing his Majesty's pictures and supplying colours and materials. (Money order dated Dec. 17 hereon.) Money Book XV, p. 517. Order Book V, p. 329.
Nov. 5.Money warrant for 66l. 13s. 4d. each to Thomas Done and Brook Bridges for one year to 1701 Lady day on their patent fee as Auditors of Imprests. Money Book XV, p. 517b.
Same for 109l. 10s. 0d. to Lawrence, Earl of Rochester for one year to 1699 June 24 on his fee of 6s. a day as Keeper of New Park at Richmond. Ibid.
Same for 344l. 13s. 0d. to the officers, detailed, of Hampton Court for one year to 1699 Sept. 29 on their respective fees and allowances detailed. (Money order dated 1701–2 Jan. 13 hereon.) Ibid., pp. 537–8. Order Book V, p. 340.
Same for 5l. to Tho. Marriott for same time on his fee as Clerk of the Pleas in the Exchequer. Money Book XV, p. 539.
Nov. 6.Same for 210l. to the Heralds and Pursuivants at Arms detailed ut supra p. 146, for half a year to 1699 June 24 on their salaries. Ibid., p. 504.
Same for 100l. to Sir Charles Hedges for one year to the 5th inst. on his patent fee as a Principal Secretary of State. Ibid., p. 505.
Nov. 7.William Lowndes to the Customs Commissioners to hasten the collection of the arrears of Subsidy and Poundage granted [by 6 Wm. III c. 1] for 5 years ended 1699 Dec. 25. Out Letters (General) XVI, p. 472.
Same to Mr. Ferne to get into the Exchequer with all speed the 80698l. 10s. 5½d. now due on bonds for the New Subsidy on tobacco. Ibid., p. 473.
Same to the Customs Commissioners to similarly get in the compositions of the merchants for French wines imported from St. Sebastian. Ibid.
Same to Auditor Shales to report on the enclosed report [missing] from Sir Edward Dering on the petition of the Dean and Chapter of Norwich. Ibid.
Same to the Agents for Taxes to report on the enclosed letters [missing]. Ibid.
Same to Mr. Baker [Treasury Solicitor]. Whenever you pay any fees to any Sergeant [at Law] or Counsel (Counsellor) at Law or to clerks for copies or to Court officers you are to take a ticket [of receipt] from him. (The like letter respectively to Mr. Bridges; Mr. Montague; Mr. Bradon; the Solicitor of Hackney Coaches; Mr. Borrett; Mr. Bulstrode; Mr. Needler.) Ibid., p. 475.
Same to Auditor Done not to allow any cravings for fees to Counsel &c. in the accounts of any solicitors of the revenue except on the production of such vouchers as above. (The like letter to Auditor Bridges.) Ibid.
Nov 7.Treasury reference to the Agents for Taxes of the petition of George Hall, Surveyor of the Duty on Houses for Co. Chester, for an allowance for the 6 months during which he surveyed those Duties in Mr. Lancashire's division in the said county. Reference Book VII, p. 440.
Nov. 10.Money warrant for 150l. to Roger Millart, clerk to the Agents for Taxes: for incidents for the said Agents. (Money order dated Nov. 18 hereon.) Money Book XV, p. 505. Order Book V, p. 320. Disposition Book XV, p. 336.
Nov. 11.Same for 126l. 2s. 6d. to Samuell Powell, Sergeant at Arms attending the House of Commons, for necessaries for the said House 1700–1 Feb. 6 to 1701 June 24. (Money order dated Nov. 19 hereon.) Money Book XV, p. 507. Order Book V, p. 321.
Same for 25l. to Thomas Shorter and John Turner for attendance on the Lords Justices of England as Chamber keepers in 1701. (Money order dated Nov. 19 hereon.) Money Book XV, p. 507. Order Book V, p. 321. Disposition Book XVI, p. 5.
Treasury warrant to the Receipt to distribute and apply the sum of 59,555l. 3s. 1½d. to Deficient Funds as follow, said sum representing the receipts between Oct. 14 last and Nov. 11 inst from branches of the revenue as follows viz., 7108l. 2s. 6d. from the Window Duty; 388l. 7s. 5d. from Additional Impositions; 10l. 4s. 0½d. from the New Duty on Salt; 2294l. 16s. 1d. from the Continued Duty on Paper; 20294l. 12s. 9d. from New Customs; 2811l. 0s. 2d. from Duties on Marriages; 23200l. from Continued Impositions: the said distribution and application to be hereby as follows: viz.
Deficiencies as computed by Act of Parliament.How they stood upon the Register 11th Nov. 1701.The distribution and application hereby ordered.
First 4s. Aid55622105559115467919
Third 4s. Aid40737203358977034980111½
Fourth 4s. Aid917101137798927911211103
Second Quarterly Poll892751348716513410917
Three Fourths Customs21344715417804715426097
Salt and Glass171150000128264616620922198
Two Thirds Additional Excise16000000109054111119551910
Additional Impositions4451777442000000544254
Vellum and Parchment224114721900117273915
Marriages6480000054450000792115
48716118040351978595553
Money Book XV, p. 515.
Money warrant for 40l. to Robert Revell for the surplusage on his account as sheriff of Co. Derby for the year ended 1700. Sept. 29. (Money order dated Dec. 16 hereon.) Ibid., p. 519. Order Book V, p. 332.
Same for 28l. 3s. 0d. to Henry Mathews for the surplusage on his account as sheriff of Co. Warwick for the year ended 1700 Sept. 29. (Money order dated Dec. 18 hereon.) Money Book XV, p. 536. Order Book V, p. 332.
Nov. 11.Money warrant for 19l. 8s. 6½d. to Richard Whitchurch for the surplusage on his account as sheriff of Bucks for anno 1700. (Money order dated Dec. 17 hereon.) Money Book XV, p. 536. Order Book V, p. 332.
William Lowndes to Lord Coningsby to report on the enclosed petition [missing] of Capt. De Lacour for 140l. due to his brother John Malleville De Lacour deceased as a captain in La Mellonier's Regiment. Out Letters (General) XVI, p. 474.
Treasury warrant to the Customs Commissioners to open, at the lodgings of William Williams at Hampton Court, two deal boxes containing goods for the King's own particular use. Out Letters (Customs) XIV, p. 148.
Same to same to employ Richard Andrews, (at present riding surveyor, waiter and searcher at Woodbridge in Yarmouth port) as collector, waiter and searcher there and to act as deputy to the customer and searcher at Yarmouth for their fees there: loco Nicholas Martindale who declines same.
Richard Westall as surveyor, waiter and searcher at Woodbridge loco said Andrews. Ibid., 148, 149.
Same to the King's Remembrancer to stay process ad computandum against Sir Richard Haddock and Sir John Parsons et al late Commissioners for Victualling, on their account for Victualling Londonderry and the Irish army for 3 months in 1689. Warrants not Relating to Money XVII, p. 136.
Nov. 11, 21.Treasury commission to John Langley as a Surveyor of the Duties on Houses and on Marriages loco Thomas Knight discharged for neglect of duty.
Edmd. Carent as a like loco John Pitman superseded for neglect of duty.
James Jones as a like loco Richard Atherton who declines the employment.
William Draycott as a like loco Edmd. Ferne discharged for neglect of duty.
Thomas Jeay as a like loco James Cooe discharged for neglect of duty. Ibid., pp. 47, 48.
Nov. 12.Royal sign manual dated Hampton Court for 460l. to Robert Harley for 92 days Aug. 11 last to Nov. 11 inst. on his allowance of 5l. a day as Speaker of the House of Commons. (Money warrant dated Nov. 14 hereon.) (Money warrant dated Nov. 13 hereon.) King's Warrant Book XXI, p. 120. Money Book XV, p. 506. Order Book V, p. 319.
Royal warrant dated same to the Clerk of the Signet for a privy seal for 10000l. to Henry D'Nassau, Seigneur d'Auverquere, Master of the Horse; as imprest for the extraordinaries of the Stables. (Money warrant dated Dec. 4 hereon.) (Money order dated Dec. 17 hereon. This order quotes the privy seal as dated Nov. 29.) King's Warrant Book XXI, p. 125. Money Book XV, p. 535. Order Book V, p. 331.
Nov. 12.Royal sign manual dated same for 200l. to Adrian Van Borselan Esq., Ambassador Extraordinary from the States General: for his expenses in transmitting to Holland several sums in repayment of money borrowed from the States General. (Money warrant dated Nov. 21 hereon.) (Money order dated Dec. 10 hereon.) King's Warrant Book XXI, p. 126. Money Book XV, p. 520. Order Book V, p. 330.
Royal warrant dated same to the Lord Lieutenant of Ireland to remit 1502l. 14s. 5½d. to the Earl of Montagu, Master of the Great Wardrobe, (free of all charges of remittance or exchange) for rich liveries for 6 trumpeters, 1 kettle drum, Ulster King, Athlone Herald, embroidered coats for three messengers, 2 canopies of State for the Presence Chamber and Dining Room for the said Lord Lieutenant.
Appending: schedule of said items. Out Letters (Ireland) VIII, pp. 174–5.
Nov. 13.William Lowndes to Mr. Ryley. On your letter of Oct. 30 last touching the prosecution of Tho. Cooper and Richd. Buckle for spoils committed in Holt Forest my Lords direct you to accept their submission as there is no positive proof against them for more than cutting of bushes and there has already been a verdict against the King. Out Letters (General) XVI, p. 475.
Nov. 14.Royal sign manual dated Hampton Court for 500l. to Robert Yard for his pains as Secretary to the Lords Justices of England during the King's absence this last summer. (Money warrant dated Nov. 14 hereon.) (Money order dated Dec. 2 hereon.) King's Warrant Book XXI, p. 121. Order Book V, p. 322.
Money warrant for 50l. to Richard Le Bass for half a year to 1700 June 24 on his salary as Marshal of the Ceremonies. Money Book XV, p. 261.
Same for 200l. to William Borrett: upon account for Crown Law charges. (Money order dated Novr. 18 hereon.) Money Book XV, p. 510. Order Book V, p. 321. Disposition Book XVI, p. 7.
Same for 910l. to Philibert D'Hervart for 6 months 1699–1700 March 16 to 1700 Sept. 15 on his ordinary as Envoy Extraordinary to the Swiss Cantons. (Money order dated Dec. 10 hereon.) Money Book XV, p. 513. Order Book V, p. 326.
Same for 182l. to Phillip Plantamour for 6 months 1700–1 Feb. 5 to 1701 Aug. 6 as remaining in his Majesty's service at the Court of Berlin. (Money order dated ut supra.) Money Book XV, p. 513. Order Book V, p. 326.
Same for 182l. to Hugh Gregg for 6 months 1699–1700 March 24 to 1700 Sept. 22 as Resident at the Court of Sweden. (Money order ut supra.) Money Book XV, p. 513. Order Book V, p. 326.
Same for 910l. to James Cresset for 6 months 1700 Sept. 2 to 1700–1 March 3 as Envoy Extraordinary to the Princes of Brunswick and Luneburg. (Money order dated ut supra.) Money Book XV, p. 513. Order Book V, p. 323.
Nov. 14.Money warrant for 910l. to Paul Methuen for 6 months 1699–1700 March 9 to 1700 Sept. 7 as Envoy Extraordinary to the King of Portugal. (Money order ut supra.) Money Book XV, p. 513. Order Book V, pp. 323, 326.
Same for 910l. to Alexander Stanhope for 6 months 1700 Sept. 25 to 1701 March 26 as Envoy Extraordinary to the States General. (Money order dated Nov. 26 hereon.) Money Book XV, p. 513. Order Book V, p. 323.
Same for 1300l. to Charles, Earl of Manchester for 13 weeks Feb. 28 last to May 30 last as Ambassador Extraordinary to France. (Money order ut supra.) Money Book XV, p. 513. Order Book V, p. 323.
Same for 455l. to George Stepney for 6 months from 1700–1 Feb. 28 the day of his departure out of the presence as Envoy Extraordinary to the Emperor of Germany. (Money order ut supra.) Money Book XV, p. 513. Order Book V, p. 323.
Same for 190l. to Benj. Lodington for 6 months to 1701 Lady day as Agent and Consul General at Tripoly. (Money order ut supra.) Money Book XV, p. 513. Order Book V, p. 323.
Same for 100l. to Sir Cha. Cotterell for half a year to 1700 June 24 on his salary as Master of the Ceremonies, and 50l. for same time on his allowance in lieu of bills out of the Office of Treasurer of the Chamber. (Money order for 50l. dated Nov. 26 hereon.)
60l. 16s. 8d. to Cha. Cotterell Esq. for same time as Assistant to the Master of the Ceremonies. Money Book XV, p. 517. Order Book V, p. 322.
Same for 500l. to Sir Lambert Blackwell for half a year to 1700 July 23 on his allowance as Envoy to the Duke of Tuscany. (Money order dated Nov. 26 hereon.)
300l. to Robert Cole for half a year to 1700–1 Feb. 10 as Agent and Consul at Algiers. (Money order ut supra).
182l. to Jacob a Ceres Marmande for 6 months to 1701 July 30 on his ordinary as remaining for his Majesty's service at Brussels. (Money order ut supra). Money Book XV, 517b. Order Book V, p. 323, 326.
Treasury warrant to the Receipt for the renewal of a lost annuity order on the Excise in the name of John Antho Lulyn. Order Book V, p. 241.
Letter of direction for the following payments out of Civil List moneys: viz:
314l. 14s. 11d. to Mris. Boyle in further part of 314l. 14s. 11d. (making 814l. 14s. 11d. paid).
400l. to Mayor Holmes in further part of 1825l. 5s. 1d. surplusage on his account.
680l. 7s. 10d. to Mr. Studholme to complete 1360l. 7s. 10d. for works on [the King's] Private Roads. Disposition Book XV, p. 332.
Nov. 14.Same for 29964l. 5s. 10¾d. to the Earl of Ranelagh: out of loans to be made by himself on credit of Low Wines: to be applied as follows
£s.d.
for clearings to the Troops in England, Jersey and Guernsey for 2 months to Oct. 24 last14740184
for pay of the Garrisons for same time231811
for pay of the General Staff officers April 25 last to Aug. 24 last8321911
for clearings to the 4 Companies at New York from April 25 last to June 24 last24417
to clear the 12 Battalions of Foot in Holland from June 1 last to Oct. 1 last11826186
Ibid., p. 333.
Same for 7224l. 7s. 2d. to same: out of loans on the first part of the 3700l. per week: to be for 2 weeks' subsistence to Nov. 25 inst. of the Troops in England, Jersey, and Guernsey. Ibid., p. 334.
William Lowndes to the Auditor of the Receipt to cease payment forthwith of the 10l. a week royal bounty to Lord Cornbury, he being lately gone to New York as Governor. Ibid.
Letter of direction for 15706l. 3s. 11d. to the Ordnance: viz. 5000l. for Land Services of the Ordnance out of loans on the first part of the 3700l. per week: 7580l. 11s. 8d. for same ("and completes 25000l. appropriated [by 12 Wm. III c. 11] for that service") out of loans to be made by the Treasurer of the Ordnance on Low Wines: 2855l. 12s. 3d. for Sea Services of the Ordnance: out of the like loans: and completes 55,000l. to be issued for that service. Ibid.
Same for 1000l. to the Earl of Albemarle for the service of the Robes for the quarter ended the 4th inst. Ibid., p. 335.
Same for 270l. to the Paymaster of the Works: to be paid to Signor Verrio to complete 1800l. in full satisfaction for his paintings at Windsor Castle. Ibid., XVI, p. 3.
William Lowndes to the Auditor of the Receipt for an account of all moneys stopped at the Receipt for the tax on pensions for the years 1699, 1700 and 1701. Out Letters (General) XVI, p. 474.
Same to the Agents for Taxes to attend the Attorney General for his opinion in the enclosed state [missing] of Mr. Briggs's case. Ibid.
Same to same to take care that the 378l. 17s. 6d. directed to Mrs. Chaplin be not paid till she clears her late husband Robert Chaplin's account as Receiver for Co. Suffolk. Ibid.
Treasury warrant to the Customs Commissioners to permit Henry Lambert, present riding surveyor at Ingermills [Ingoldmells] in Boston port, and Christopher Merret present surveyor of Boston port to change places. Out Letters (Customs) XIV, p. 149.
Nov. 14.Treasury reference to the Excise Commissioners of the petition of Roger Beale distiller concerning his debt of 170l. for Excise, his house having been burned and several Exchequer Bills amounting to a large sum. Reference Book VII, p. 440.
Treasury warrant to the Clerk of the Pipe for a lease to Theodore Salter and Mary his wife of the messuage or tenement near the Hermitage Stairs in Wapping late in the tenure of Peregrine Clarke.
Prefixing: Auditor's particular of the premises and Surveyor General's ratal.
Followed by: undated entry of the Treasury Lords' subscription of the docquet of this lease. Warrants not Relating to Money, pp. 139–140, 149.
Same to same for a same to Joseph Musgrave of tolls and tallages in Cumberland and Westmorland. ut supra p. 372.
Prefixing and appending particular, ratal and docquet entry. ut supra. Ibid., pp. 141–2.